Executive Leadership Conference

General Information

Here you can find all general information for the 2019 Executive Leadership Conference.


Registration fee includes: the full conference, all business and networking events. Additional cost for optional activities. 

  • Early Bird registration: $600 until Friday, March 29, 2019. After this date, the registration fee will be $750. The registration includes your spouse or significant other. 
  • Children over 16: $300
  • Children 11-16: $150
  • Children 10 and under: Free
  • Editors: Complimentary 


Weather is expected to be mostly sunny, with highs in the mid-80s and lows in the mid-60s. 


Resort Casual
Women: Slacks, skirt with golf shirt or blouse, walking shorts ensemble or sundress.
Men: Slacks, walking shorts, sport shirt or golf shirt.

Chairman's Reception and Dinner
Women: Dress, pantsuit, dress slacks, skirt and top.
Men: Jacket suggested, tie not required. Of course, slacks.

Golf Course Attire
Collared shirts required. No spikes on shoes. 


Local Things To Do

Whether it’s a trip for families, couples, single travelers or friends, you’ll find many things to do in Palm Springs. The city offers unique options for every visitor to ensure an unforgettable experience.

From spending time at the theme parks, to experiencing the destination's many indoor and outdoor attractions, to hitting the golf course, a Palm Springs getaway is whatever you want it to be.

For more info, www.visitpalmsprings.com


Originating in Italy in 1956, Ristorante Mamma Gina has made a home in Palm Desert since 1986. Come by for happy hour or a nice romantic dinner. Our authentic Italian recipes use the best ingredients to bring the original flavors of Florentine cuisine. Come in for a romantic dinner for two or you can rent our lounge and wine room for larger gatherings. Join us for a real au-thentic and traditional Italian meal!

Enter the doors of Castelli’s and you’ll believe you have just stepped into a small bistro in romantic Tuscany. Soft lighting, lace curtains, dark warm woods, an abundance of fresh flowers and greenery set the tone for a wonderful dining experience. With 14 successful years of serving award-winning beef, veal, lamb, pasta and seafood dishes, Castelli’s has perfected an already outstanding level of service, delicious food and fine wines.

La Spiga is a custom built Tuscan-style villa which boasts a multiple-award winning chef serving culinary delights in the pictur-esque main dining room, private dining room and beautiful outdoor garden area. With beautiful views of the San Jacinto Mountains and over 15,000 square feet of gardens including herb and vegetable gardens, lawn area with fruit trees and (3) gazebos for semi-private dining. This restaurant offers something for everyone. Family owned and operated, this is a gem in the desert and one place not to miss.

This remake of a traditional French farmhouse will make guests feel as though they are in Provence. Acknowledged as one of America's finest restaurants, Chef Bernard Dervieux consistently offers some of the most scrumptious authentic French entrees ever experienced. This contemporary French restaurant with classic and creative specialties offers breathtaking ambiance and features three dining areas and a private wine room.

This restaurant incorporates one-of-a-kind artwork with a warm, engaging atmosphere. Impressive double doors open to the sweeping two-story restaurant where the exhibition kitchen plays center stage in a fascinating culinary show. Continental specialties here include: Chilean sea bass and Colorado rack of lamb, Long Island duck and crusted pork tenderloin.

Nestled cliffside in the heart of the desert, La Quinta Cliffhouse has remained a local hidden gem for years as one of the desert's most sought-after places to dine, wine and gather with friends and family. Our classic American menu showcas-es perfectly executed steak, pasta and fresh seafood dishes, complimented by an award-winning wine list and creative cocktails. Whether you choose to dine al fresco on our cozy cliffside patio, or join us in our warm and vibrant dining room or bar, our warm service and great food and drink will provide a memorable evening out.

Welcome to Lavender Bistro, now open for our 11th season; you will be entranced by our beautiful restaurant adorned with French doors that open to our 'Award-winning patio' filled with hundreds of sparkling lights and fresh flowers. Voted ‘Best romantic Restaurant,’ you will savor our "New American Cuisine” that will captivate your palette. We serve only the finest, freshest and organic ingredients; from our pastries to our finest meats and freshly caught seafood. If you're looking for lighter fare, visit our 'famous' and lively Fireside Lounge where happy hour and live music is offered nightly from 4p.m. to close.

Registration Cancellation Policy: Registration cancellation must be received by Monday, April 15, 2019 (10 business days prior to the meeting) in order to obtain a refund on the registration fee, minus a $100 administration fee. Refunds will not be granted to NO SHOWS or those cancelling after this date. To cancel, contact Anna Hudson at [email protected] or 571.612.3198.

Activity Cancellation Policy: If you sign up for an activity and are unable to attend, you must cancel 10 business days before the scheduled event or find someone else to fill the slot in order to get a full refund. To cancel an activity, email Anna Hudson at [email protected] or call 571.612.3198.